Year 1 Blog


Trip to Dalton Safari Park

We had a fantastic time at Dalton Safari Park today. Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 all went on a coach to the park. We saw so many animals and had a great day. Why dont you look on our class pages for pictures in the class gallery?

 

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 7 October 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

A Very Exciting Visitor in Year 1

We had a very exciting morning in class, as we had a visitor from Wild Life Oasis. Neil brought a range of different aimals for us to see and even hold! We saw a snake, a cockroach, a blue tounged skink and a stick insect. It was very exciting and a good way to start our animal…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 12 September 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Olympic closing ceremony

As the Olympics are being held this year, The Cathedral Catholic Primary school have had an Olympic sports week. The whole school has been taken over by sports and Olympic events throughout the week. We have had a wonderful week, and to finish it off we had a closing ceremony. Each class had a…

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Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Sport & P.E.

Olympic closing ceremony

As the Olympics are being held this year, The Cathedral Catholic Primary school have had an Olympic sports week. The whole school has been taken over by sports and Olympic events throughout the week. We have had a wonderful week, and to finish it off we had a closing ceremony. Each class had a…

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Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Sport & P.E.

Year 1 learn the The Lighthouse Keepers Tea

We have had a very exciting morning in year 1. First we listened to the beginning of The Lighthouse Keepers Tea. In small groups we freeze framed different parts. Finally we re read the story altogether using actions to reinforce the wonderful story. Children became all sorts of people and objects…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 1 July 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , English

Celebrating St Peter

Year 1 have been reflecting on the life of Saint Peter. We have thought about his friendship with Jesus, then we made stain glass windows using paper and crayons. In the centre of our window are the keys to heaven that Saint Peter holds. 

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 29 June 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , R.E.

Reception and Year 1 at the seaside

Reception and year 1 went to Morecambe beach and had a wonderful time. We all walked along the prom and looked at the lightouse, then we played on the prom. After that we walked along to the beach and played in the sand, it was soft and fantasic to play in. Everyone searched for shells, some…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 29 June 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , Y1 , Art & Music , Geography & History , English

Little Builders Club

We had a great time at little builders club tonight. To start, we thought about how we work as part of a team to solve a problem, and came up with a list to help us. Then we put our ideas into practise, we had to work as a team to build different objects; a house, a castle, a dog, a human and many…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 16 June 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Clubs

Athletics Competiton

A group of children have taken part in an athletics afternoon at Our Ladies Catholic High School. They all did very well and came 5th! The events included, howler throw, speed bounce, long jump, chest throw, sprinting, long distane and relay. All the children took part with enthusiasm and cheered…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 15 June 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Sport & P.E.

Wonderful Independent Writing

Bridget worked at home and has written the poem 'The Owl and the Pussy Cat'. Her piece of writing includes, full stops, capital letters, question marks and cursive hand writing! Well done Bridget! 

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 20 April 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: English

Ducks Ditty

Today in Year 1, we have been learning about the poem Ducks Ditty. First we read the poem, then each group had to freeze frame different parts of the poem. We had great fun. 

 

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 18 April 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , English

Reception and Year 1 picnic

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Posted by Andrea Winter on 11 March 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , Y1

Year 1 Collective Worship

Year 1 led the whole school in worship, focusing on the story from the bible, The Good Samaritan. As we are in Lent the children reflected on the different ways they could be like the Good Samaritan. Ideas like, being kind, helpful, thoughtful and caring became children’s Lent…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 10 March 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , R.E.

Water Week

We have lots of water activities ready in Year 1 and Reception. As it is water week our challenges are based around this theme. During the week we will visit the Cathedral to look at the Baptism font, have a workshop led by Cafod, based around 'life without tap' and we will look at water in…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 29 February 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: E.Y.F.S. , Y1 , R.E. , prayer and liturgy , CAFOD , charity

Year 1 Library trip

Year 1 had a great time at Lancaster library. We learnt all about where the different books are, the order they are all kept and how we can find a perfect book to read. Everyone got a chance to find a book and read it themselves or share it with a friend. It was a wonderful way to end a busy week…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 1 February 2016

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1

Fantastic RE Writing!

We have been learning about the life of Mary. The children all had to write about her life and reflect on how sepcial Mary was. This piece of writing was fantastic and completed independently. I am so proud!

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 25 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: R.E.

Athletics Competition

Last Friday a group of children represented our school at Lancaster and Morecambe College Athletics competion. They all did very well and tried extremely hard-I was very proud. Well done!

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 16 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Sport & P.E.

Sequencing in Year 1!

Today Year 1 have been having lots of fun in PE. As part of our new unit of work the children are creating a sequence. The children worked in partners to put different movements together. At the end of the lesson some children preformed their routine! Everyone is excited for learning about…

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 11 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , Sport & P.E.

Life Education Van

Today Year 1 have had an exciting visit to the Life Education Van. We learnt all about healthy eating, and the importance of thinking about the food we eat. Over all we had a wonderful time!

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 10 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Y1 , Science & D.T.

Fantastic Football

Dean Maggs has been selected for the County Football Team after football trails on Saturday in very wet weather. Well done Dean!

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Posted by Rachel Cook on 9 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog

Tags: Sport & P.E.

Year 1 Prayer & Liturgy

 

Wednesday 21st October 2015

Over the half term Year 1 have been looking at the beautiful world God has created. Each week during class worship time, the children have reflected on what they are thankful to God for creating. Our whole school worship centered on the reading from Genesis,…

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Posted by Kelly Hannah on 3 November 2015

Category: Year 1 Blog